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Updated Apr 3, 2020

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General Motors (GM) CEO Mary Barra
Mary Barra
64 Ratings
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  • "work/life balance skews towards work(in 149 reviews)

  • "Occasionally has long hours depending on issues or upcoming design reviews(in 122 reviews)

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  1. Featured Review

    "Great company"

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    Current Employee - Controls Engineer in Markham, ON
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    I have been working at General Motors (GM) full-time for more than a year

    Pros

    Great financial package and cool work. Innovation hub for GM

    Cons

    some processes are slow because of the size of the company

    General Motors (GM)2019-05-30

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  2. "Salary"

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    Former Employee - Warehouse Material Handler in Oshawa, ON
    Recommends
    Negative Outlook
    Disapproves of CEO

    I worked at General Motors (GM) full-time for more than 10 years

    Pros

    Great Pay, Full-time Work Good Job

    Cons

    Plant Closure, CEO with Corporate Greed

    General Motors (GM)2020-03-11
  3. "Good Money"

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    Former Employee - Assembly Line Worker in Ingersoll, ON
    Doesn't Recommend
    Neutral Outlook
    No opinion of CEO

    I worked at General Motors (GM) part-time for more than 3 years

    Pros

    Good money, easy work, co-workers were helpful

    Cons

    work 6 days a week, night shift, management was rude

    General Motors (GM)2020-04-02
  4. "Group leader"

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    Current Employee - Production Supervisor in Ingersoll, ON
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook

    I have been working at General Motors (GM) full-time for more than 3 years

    Pros

    Managing people, cross functional, pays well

    Cons

    Shift work, factory environment, unstable economy

    General Motors (GM)2020-03-05
  5. "General Motors"

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    Former Employee - Production Technician in Oshawa, ON
    Doesn't Recommend
    Negative Outlook
    Disapproves of CEO

    I worked at General Motors (GM) full-time for more than 5 years

    Pros

    Good co workers. Would accommodate time off.

    Cons

    High school type atmosphere and poor management

    General Motors (GM)2020-03-05
  6. "Good Employer"

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    Former Employee - Maintenance Electrician in Oshawa, ON
    Recommends
    Neutral Outlook
    No opinion of CEO

    I worked at General Motors (GM) full-time for more than 10 years

    Pros

    Interesting work, good environment, good benefits.

    Cons

    If you have to work for a living, you could do a lot worse! No cons as long as you are willing to do shift work.

    General Motors (GM)2020-03-02
  7. "Facilities maintenance"

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    Former Employee - Facilities Manager in Oshawa, ON
    Recommends

    I worked at General Motors (GM) full-time for more than 8 years

    Pros

    great place to work helpfull

    Cons

    laying off and wish could have worked for longer time

    General Motors (GM)2020-02-14
  8. "Great place to work"

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    Current Employee - Test Development Engineer in Toronto, ON
    Recommends
    Approves of CEO

    I have been working at General Motors (GM) full-time for less than a year

    Pros

    Compensation, work life balance

    Cons

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    General Motors (GM)2020-02-06
  9. "Great place"

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    Former Employee - Tower in Duncan, BC
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook

    I worked at General Motors (GM) full-time for more than a year

    Pros

    Amazing people, support, and customer base

    Cons

    None, if you do your job, your good

    General Motors (GM)2020-02-03
  10. "Great Exposure"

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    Current Employee - Controls Engineer in Ingersoll, ON
    Recommends
    Neutral Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    I have been working at General Motors (GM) full-time for more than 3 years

    Pros

    Lots of equipment to learn many skills. Good pay Good benefits Great vacation time

    Cons

    Shift work is not avoidable.

    General Motors (GM)2020-01-29
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